Apple reveals release dates for 'Amazing Stories,' 'Home,' 'Trying'

Apple reveals release dates for ‘Amazing Stories,’ ‘Home,’ ‘Trying’

Apple has provided the first real information on "Defending Jacob," and "Central Park," and has revealed early 2020 release dates for the upcoming Apple TV+ shows "Amazing Stories," "Trying," and "Home."

3 incredibly smart ways to spend your day, according to Google’s top productivity expert

Reuters Laura Mae Martin, Google’s in-house productivity expert, often shares productivity tips. Choose what your priorities are, and then say no to anything that doesn’t help you achieve them. Schedule “me” time every day — Martin recommends meditation. Rede…

Do you own a Ring home security camera? Business Insider wants to hear from you.

Business Insider is seeking input from Ring customers to assist with our reporting. Whether or not you’ve been following the news surrounding Ring in recent months, we want to hear about your experience owning Ring. Are you a Ring customer? Take our survey he…

The CW’s Arrowverse crossover had a jaw-dropping cameo from Ezra Miller that was so top secret the cast didn’t even know about it

The CW Warning: There are major spoilers ahead for “Crisis on Infinite Earths.” The CW’s big Arrowverse crossover, “Crisis on Infinite Earths,” concluded on Tuesday with two back-to-back episodes. Part four of the event featured a shocking cameo from the DC E…

Before an airstrike killed Soleimani, the Iranian general and Trump fought each other with ‘Game of Thrones’ memes

Screenshot Twitter/@realDonaldTrump, Twitter/@Tasnimnews_EN Before the US airstrike in Iraq on Friday that killed Qassem Soleimani, Trump fought the Iranian Maj. Gen. in 2018 with memes inspired by “Game of Thrones.” After tensions escalated between Trump and…

GRT strike, 'horrific' crash on Hwy. 401, 97 cats found in residence: Top stories of the week – CTV News

GRT strike, ‘horrific’ crash on Hwy. 401, 97 cats found in residence: Top stories of the week – CTV News

GRT strike, ‘horrific’ crash on Hwy. 401, 97 cats found in residence: Top stories of the week CTV News GRT strike: what we know so far KitchenerToday.com GRT monthly passes auto-renewed as commuters continue to struggle with strike CTV News Conestoga College …

How to Die—and Grieve—in 2020

This week: The trouble with Death Twitter, Princess Diana’s long shadow, and GM’s all-electric Hummer.

Prince Harry Says There Was ‘No Other Option’ Than Stepping Down From Royal Duties – ET Canada

Prince Harry Says There Was ‘No Other Option’ Than Stepping Down From Royal Duties ET Canada Thomas Markle accuses Meghan and Harry of ‘cheapening’ royals CTV News Prince Harry expresses ‘great sadness’ following news he and Meghan are no longer working membe…

GRT talks to resume Tuesday – KitchenerToday.com

GRT talks to resume Tuesday KitchenerToday.com Why Grand River Transit isn’t an essential service CBC.ca Grand River Transit talks to resume Tuesday in bid to end strike Global News GRT strike, ‘horrific’ crash on Hwy. 401, 97 cats found in residence: Top sto…

Google launches ‘SOS Alert’ with WHO in response to the coronavirus

Whenever global tragedy strikes, people on the internet rush to exploit it. The spread of the deadly coronavirus is no different, with fake stories going viral in an attempt to accomplish who knows what. Google, however, wants no part of that, and today annou…

Margot Robbie wore a feathered top and long pink gloves, which inspired people to dub her stylist 'public enemy No. 1'

Margot Robbie wore a feathered top and long pink gloves, which inspired people to dub her stylist ‘public enemy No. 1’

Karwai Tang/Getty Images Margot Robbie attended the “Birds of Prey” premiere in London, England, on Wednesday. She walked the red carpet wearing a Dries Van Noten look, which included a feathered top, dark skirt, and fuchsia gloves. She mostly went minimal wi…

5 top designers imagine the workplace of 2040

Most will make you optimistic about the future. One will prep you for a dystopian, alternate universe. Just in case. The modern workplace is ripe for change. It’s safe to say that the myth of the open office as a beacon of work collaboration and efficiency ha…

One of Trump’s top economic advisers said the coronavirus outbreak in China could ‘accelerate the return of jobs’ to the US

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said in a Fox Business interview on Thursday the coronavirus outbreak in China could help “accelerate the return of jobs” to the US. The coronavirus outbreak in China has killed 132 people so far and infected over 7,000 people. …

Stories from inside the offensive genius of Andy Reid and Kyle Shanahan

Coaches and players who have worked with the Super Bowl coaches share the ins and outs of how they developed their most creative plays.

We found the best hydrating foundation for dry skin

We tested four top-rated hydrating foundations, from Maybelline, Physicians Formula, Fenty Beauty, and Giorgio Armani. We tried to find a formula that looks dewy but not oily and doesn’t accentuate dryness. The Maybelline Fit Me Dewy + Smooth Foundation came …

Trump's threat to destroy Iran's cultural sites would put him in a very ugly club

Trump’s threat to destroy Iran’s cultural sites would put him in a very ugly club

UNESCO/S.H. Rashedi President Donald Trump has repeatedly threatened to target cultural sites in Iran if it retaliates against the US for the killing of a top Iranian general. Destroying Iranian cultural and historical sites would put Trump in the company of …

Sweden busted a man who impersonated a military officer for 18 years, worked at NATO headquarters, and even had contact with Russia

Staff Sgt. Anthony Housey/Minnesota National Guard Sweden’s military uncovered a man who had used forged credentials to work there for 18 years. The man had worked at NATO headquarters and was even in contact with Russian security services, though Sweden’s to…

Instagram Drops IGTV Button Because Nobody Was Using It

Instagram is removing the annoying orange IGTV button from its homepage because hardly anyone was using it. “As we’ve continued to work on making it easier for people to create and discover IGTV content, we’ve learned that most people are finding IGTV content…

Personal Finance Daily: Michelle Williams urges women to support abortion rights and whether companies suffer when offering paid leave

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36 photos of elaborate playhouses that have electricity, princess-worthy towers, and price tags of up to $400,000

Would you pay more than $400,000 for a playhouse straight out of a fairy tale? Charmed Playhouses specializes in crafting stunning, over-the-top playhouses inspired by your child’s favorite Disney princesses, “Harry Potter,” “Star Wars,” and more. These magic…

Apple TV+ show ‘Little America’ to get a companion podcast, exec producer says

Apple TV+ show ‘Little America’ to get a companion podcast, exec producer says

A recent report from Bloomberg claimed Apple was considering making original podcasts related to its Apple TV+ streaming service shows. Now we have further confirmation that these companion podcasts are indeed in the works. In an interview with Forbes, an exe…

German proposal to control links to news stories: headlines, 3s of video, 128 pixel thumbnails

One of the two very controversial proposals in last year’s EU Copyright Directive fight was the “link tax,” which would require licenses for links to news-sites that contained even a few consecutive words from the article or headline — links and excerpts tha…

The top 10 highest paid athletes in the world

Getty/Soccrates Images/Mike Stobe/Icon Sportswire The 10 highest earning athletes in the world took home a combined $941 million each year in wages and sponsorships between June 2018 to June 2019, according to Forbes. Lionel Messi, LeBron James, and Roger Fed…

Bella Hadid wore a daring denim crop top held together by safety pins in Paris

Edward Berthelot/Getty Images Bella Hadid walked the Jean Paul Gaultier runway in Paris, France, on Wednesday. After the show, she was photographed wearing a denim crop top held together by safety pins. She also wore a colorful beret, oversized denim blazer, …

This week’s top stories: 2020 iPad Pro rumors, Apple Watch rewards, iCloud encryption, more

In this week’s top stories: 2020 iPhone rumors continue to emerge, Apple’s battle with the FBI, the best Apple Watch sleep tracking apps, and more. Read on for all of this week’s biggest news. A new report from Reuters this week said that Apple dropped plans …

The top 5 TV shows returning in January that everyone will be talking about

The top 5 TV shows returning in January that everyone will be talking about

Every month, Business Insider looks at the most anticipated returning shows thanks to data from television tracking app, TV Time. Netflix’s “Sex Education” and “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” return in January. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stor…

Iran would target US military personnel and bases to avenge Soleimani’s death, top Iranian general warns

Maj. Gen. Hossein Dehghan, who advises Iran’s supreme leader, told CNN that Iran’s response to the US assassination of top military commander Qassem Soleimani “for sure will be military and against military sites.” “We can say America, Mr. Trump, has taken ac…

Here’s when Wall Street’s top banks will announce bonuses to employees

With the books closed on 2019, the top US banks are set to announce year-end compensation. Wall Street banks pay robust base salaries, but the annual bonus can be far more lucrative for top performers. Business Insider spoke with insiders at the biggest banks…

How to download apps on your iPad for free in the App Store

You can download many apps on your iPad for free in the App Store. It’s easy to download free apps on your iPad, and you can easily find a list of the most popular ones under “Top Free iPad Apps” in the Top Charts. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more s…

The 28 best outfits celebrities wore to the 2020 Golden Globes

Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images The 77th annual Golden Globes were held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, on Sunday night. Celebrities arrived at the first major awards show of the season wearing head-turning gowns and classic suits. Some tr…

Top stories of 2019: Q4

Top stories of 2019: Q4

As the year winds down it’s a great time to reflect on the top stories of the past 12 months. This is the last installment where we look at the stories that shaped this year. Here are the top stories of Q1, Q2 and Q3. We’ve now arrived at the final quarter of…

Eight bowl hot takes we’re most likely to regret in 2020

Are there any bowl stories worth buying? We break down what to expect for next season now that the 2019 season has ended.

A Behind the Scenes Look at Small Scale Production

Back in 2013, [Karl Lautman] successfully got his kinetic sculpture Primer funded on Kickstarter. As the name implies, you press the big red button on the front of the device, and the mechanical counter at the top will click over to a new prime number for you…

India’s top court has declared the record-breaking 159-day-long Kashmir internet blackout illegal

Significantly the court also ordered the government to make public all orders on internet shutdown, which India frequently deploys.

Football’s finest photos from Getty Images’ top 100 of 2019

Getty Images have selected their top 100 sporting photographs of 2019, and we have picked our favourite footballing snaps from the album.

After Math: All the stuff that happened while we were at CES

After Math: All the stuff that happened while we were at CES

Oh man, what a week it’s been. Over the course of seven days (and nearly 80,000 steps by this reporter alone), the Engadget staff descended upon CES 2020 to bring you the biggest, best, weirdest and wildest trends in consumer electronics. But the rest of the …

Here are the GOP Senators to watch in the impeachment trial, from ultra-loyalists to those most likely to break ranks

President Donald Trump’s Senate impeachment trial is underway. Republicans currently make up the majority in the Senate and are unlikely to vote to remove him from office. However, there are certain Republicans who have signalled that they may not completely …

This week’s top stories: Apple vs the FBI, macOS Pro Mode, new MacBook rumors, and more

In this week’s top stories: Apple stands firm against the FBI, new MacBook Pro evidence, what to expect from Apple in 2020, and more. Read on for all of this week’s biggest news. Apple continues to stand firm against the FBI’s request for help unlocking two i…

Qasem Soleimani gets a promotion and Syria’s top military honor after being killed in a US drone strike

Reuters In the days since he was killed by a US drone strike, Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani has been feted at home and abroad. Soleimani, a major general at the time of his death, is now being referred to as “Lt. Gen. Soleimani” in Iranian media,…

‘She wanted all of you to have the time of your life’: Céline Dion takes to the stage after her mother’s death – CTV News

‘She wanted all of you to have the time of your life’: Céline Dion takes to the stage after her mother’s death CTV News Celine Dion Remembers Mother, Therese, With Moving Tribute at Concert | TMZ TMZ Emotional Céline Dion Tells Fans At Miami Show She’s ‘Doing…

Spotify test lets influencers post Stories to introduce their own playlists

Spotify test lets influencers post Stories to introduce their own playlists

Spotify is testing a new Stories feature that will allow select influencers to incorporate video elements into their public playlists, TechCrunch has learned and Spotify confirmed. The first influencer to test the feature is makeup and fashion YouTube star Su…

The Army Bans TikTok

A million-dollar email scam, a Chinese hacking campaign, and more of the week’s top security news.

FBI Takes Down Site With 12 Billion Stolen Records

Turkey gets Wikipedia back, Mayor Pete loses his cyberguy, and more of the week’s top security news.

Mute All Your Friends Who Have Annoying Resolutions

We’re not even a full week into January, but chances are there’s somebody on your timeline with a new year’s resolution they just won’t shut up about. Don’t unfriend them—they’ll be back to normal in a month or so. The 30-day mute was made for this. Read more…

Daily Crunch: Goodbye Hipmunk

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Four years after being acquired, Hipmunk is shutting down Founded…